South Asia Seminar: Feeling Untouched: Space, Emotions and Untouchability

Tuesday, 22 November, 2016 -
14:00 to 15:30
The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's

Untouchability in India has been widely understood as the practice of excluding, from social or religious life, people who are believed to be permanently impure. Yet, this vision neglects the different emotions and feelings that untouchability produces in the subjects involved with it.

Speaker(s): 
Jesús Cháirez-Garza

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